Congratulations to FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Team 6805 from Prep on receiving the 2018 Rookie Inspiration Award at the Greater Kansas City Regional FRC event during the weekend of March 16-18. According to the FIRST Robotics website, the award “celebrates a rookie team’s outstanding success in advancing respect and appreciation for engineering and engineers, both within their school, as well as in their community.”
Team members included juniors Elwyn Frailey, Will Randby and Luke Reinsch as well as freshmen Andrew Hood, Tom Knudsen, Cameron Pfaff, Kevin Prososki, Josh Royal, Cal Tietjen, Cian Weekly and Abram Wulf.
“I am incredibly proud of these young men, their determination and dedication to the FRC program,” said faculty moderator Candace Thompson. “A solid foundation has been laid and their excitement for next year is escalating. They are ready to grow the team and help bring the FRC program to Omaha.”